Mildred J. Vanderburgh died July 15, 2015 at the age of 75. She was born Sept. 7, 1939 in New Mexico.
A life-long resident of North Fork, she worked as a cook for North Fork Elementary School, retiring after 36 years.
Mrs. Vanderburgh enjoyed spending time with her family, and watching her grandchildren and great-grandchildren participate in many different activities.
She is survived by her husband of 24 years, Bill; her daughters Shannon Henson of Iowa, Sherri Gresham and husband Gerry of North Fork, and Shella McKay of Ahwahnee; stepchildren, Judy Nelson and husband Ron, Roy Vanderburgh and wife Cheri, and Joyce Vanderburgh and husband Rex; seven grandchildren, six step-grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, and five step-great-grandchildren.
A celebration of life will be held 1 p.m., Aug. 16, at the Town Hall in North Fork.